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Collection Description

Collection Title
Concert Programmes listing multiple venues (Edinburgh): Box 2 (1968-2005)
Unique Identifier
Box 35
Concert Programmes listing multiple venues (Edinburgh): box 2 of 2 (1968-2005)
Collection of ca. 100 leaflets, handbills, flyers, and concert prospectuses, where multiple performance venues in Edinburgh are named. Despite the title of the collection there are virtually no actual programmes. Performances of all kinds of music including orchestral, choral, chamber music, jazz, and opera.

Highlights, or prominent items of the collection include:
Season prospectuses from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra (1985-2002)
Leaflets from the Celebrity Organ Recitals series, held in Central Hall Methodist Church, Church of St. John the Evangelist, St. Cuthbert's Parish Church, and St. Mary's Cathedral (1968-69)
Many 'Gig Guide' leaflets, advertising performances of popular and traditional music
Several leaflets about jazz performances in Scotland (1994-95)
Season prospectus from Cappella Nova (1994)
Season prospectuses from the Edinburgh Royal Choral Union (1994-95), with concerts held at Usher Hall and Greyfriars Church
Season prospectuses from the BT Scottish Ensemble (1997-2002)
Season prospectus from the Georgian Concert Society (1997-98), with concerts at St. Cecilia's Hall and St. Cuthbert's Church
MusicaItalia: a concert promoted by the Italian Cultural Institute and ECAT (Edinburgh Contemporary Arts Trust) (2-3/11/96): Gallery of Modern Art, BBC Studio One
Date range of collection
1968 - 2005
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific

Location Details

Edinburgh Central Library, Music Library
George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EG United Kingdom
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Collections Overview
Special collection on Edinburgh Festival 1947 to date
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

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Collection Creator(s)
Collection Collector(s)
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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council